Firm's top lawyer again calls for stop to "unfettered collection of bulk data," argues for reform of secret FISA court.
Google Chairman Eric Schmidt tells the crowd at South by Southwest that the company's efforts to secure its user data from attacks are now complete.
Requests for customer mobile phone data from federal, state, and local authorities topped 1 million, says a US senator. But no carrier said whether it had received requests under the Patriot Act.
Requests from governments worldwide for user information have more than doubled since three years ago. Worse still, says Google, is what the US won't let us tell you.
Connected Data announces the Drobo Gen 3 storage solution that promises to offers three times the speed of previous model. The device supports USB 3.0 and comes with a friendlier price tag compared with previous generations.
Costing $149.99, the Echo GPS watch can chat with iPhones to keep an eye on your exercise.
Pricing not available
Monday is the deadline to enroll under the Affordable Care Act, but the Obamacare site ran into issues accepting new applications due to a technical problem.
What would it take to get 10 million people to sign up on HealthCare.gov in 48 hours? "Saturday Night Live" thinks selfies, cats, and celebrities are the answer.
So far, there's no way to fix errors in premiums and deductibles that have saddled some consumers with higher costs, says The Washington Post.
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board says that the NSA's collection of bulk phone records should be shut down immediately.